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Ashland police ask for help catching burglar

 Posted: 2:50 PM October 31, 2012

Ashland police are asking for help identifying a teen seen on surveillance footage breaking a glass doors at Rite Aid and taking money from one of the registers.

At 4:23 a.m. Monday, a burglary at the Ashland Rite Aid store,2341 Ashland St., was reported to the Ashland Police Department. A young man, possibly a teen, used a wrench-like tool to break a window and get inside, causing about $1,000 in damage. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken from inside the store.

Prior to breaking into the Rite Aid, the same person attempted to gain entry into the Albertsons, located in the same shopping plaza, without success.

Police ask for help in identifying the suspect. Anyone with information on this case is encouraged to call police at 541-482-5211, or the tipline at 541-552-2333. Tips can also be left via the department's website.

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